Archives for "Martin Luther King Jr. Day"
January 5, 2011 4:25 pm
Called “an actress of superb virtuosity” by The Associated Press, performer and social justice activist Vinie Burrows offers two performances…
January 4, 2011 1:42 pm
Here’s a detailed schedule of events for the 2011 Martin Luther King Jr. Day observances at Bates College. All these…
January 3, 2011 4:44 pm
One of them described by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. as “the greatest teacher of nonviolence in America,” leaders representing two generations of social activism offer keynote addresses during the 2011 Martin Luther King Jr. Day observances at Bates College on Monday, Jan. 17.
February 3, 2010 2:44 pm
Martin Luther King Jr. Day at Bates College is an intense, community-wide opportunity to discuss, teach and reflect on King’s…
January 22, 2010 1:01 pm
“Can we keep the faith when our dreams are imperfectly realized? I hope that we can.”
Monday was an especially fitting day for this question posed by historian Barbara Savage as she concluded her keynote speech for Bates’ Martin Luther King Jr. Day observances.
January 22, 2010 12:59 pm
Seven Bates students share their impressions from the myriad programming the college offered on Martin Luther King Jr. Day in 2010.
January 17, 2010 8:10 am
An expert in African American political and religious history gives the Martin Luther King Jr. Day keynote address at Bates at 10:45 a.m. Monday, Jan. 18, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. The college traditionally cancels classes and offers special programming for King Day. This year’s theme is “Faith and Ethics in the Public Sphere: What is the Dream?”
January 11, 2010 2:25 pm
Images of ME and Beyond: A Dual-Screen Exhibit of Videos about Social Identity Curated by Craig Saddlemire ’05 and commisssioned…
January 11, 2010 9:26 am
Sunday, Jan. 17 7 p.m. Worship service: A sermon by Barbara D. Savage, Geraldine R. Segal Professor of American Social…
January 7, 2010 5:49 pm
The following workshops will be held in Pettengill Hall (unless otherwise noted), Monday, Jan. 18: Session I, 1 to 2…